A client walks into your office obviously distraught. You ask them what is wrong. They tell you they got a serious looking document in the mail.
Receiving legal documents is a very obvious sign that indicates your client has a legal problem. There are others, including:
- documents from a lawyer
- eviction from their home
- end of a relationship
- job loss
- experiencing abuse or violence
- owe debts
In Module 3, we will look deeper at these common signs – information you should collect from your client, potential legal issues, and helpful links.